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Great little gallery

I love this art gallery they always have some contemporary show going on. Currently it is very... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Sharrock1
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Hamilton, Australia
Fantastic addition to the old building

The architecture is fantastic, lovely blend of the old building with the new. Exhibitions a bit hit... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
SharonM2312
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Nov 6, 2018
“Great little gallery”
Dec 27, 2017
“Fantastic addition to the old building ”
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

I love this art gallery they always have some contemporary show going on. Currently it is very bizarre and I wouldn't recommend taking children to see Stelarc's videos. (Fish hooks being threaded through his back is a bit confronting).

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The architecture is fantastic, lovely blend of the old building with the new. Exhibitions a bit hit and miss for us. Went to see the Jane Austen inspired clothing collection, last days, really enjoyed it. The "patient" collection however was not my cup of tea.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Unfortunately most of the gallery was unavailable when we visited as they were doing a change over of exhibits but the little we saw was interesting. I would visit again if i had time

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Well located in the CBD and adjacent to the cave gardens so you can do both exhibits together. Very friendly and helpful staff. We enjoyed the exhibits and there is nothing wrong with boosting the local economy by purchasing some haighs chocolates that are for...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The Riddoch Gallery in Mount Gambier is a remarkable piece of architecture which re-uses and extends a historical building. It's functional and beautiful. It exposes local art and the entry is free. Unfortunately the exhibition now (by a local artist) did not inspire me at...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We popped in here when passing through the town and more focused on some of the more well known local attractions. It is a great building and space, perhaps not quite matched by the quality of the current exhibitions - 'People Like Us' (pretty good)...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

We enjoyed the Stranded Coastlines textile exhibition. The one hour film called 'Volcanic' on the seismic history of the area was fascinating and as the receptionist said, "Well worth an hour of your life." It was worth seeing just to watch Luke McKenzie the frontman,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Fiona M
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